Who is Navaho Gunleg?

Following the recent post by backbone, I decided to post a short introduction as well. Background I am from The Netherlands, Europe — a country most people probably have heard about. Either because of the legendary HackTic-foundation that later started the ISP XS4ALL and otherwise undoubtably because of our liberal stance towards soft-drugs and prostitution. […]

Topic: Authors

US considers banning DRM rootkits – Sony BMG

Now after the huge Sony BMG Rootkit fiasco, this has become quite a hot topic, how far can vendors go to enforce their ‘Digital Rights Management’ (or Digital Restrictions Management as we like to call it), can they install a rootkit on your machine and hook into your OS? Can they take over your PC […]

Topic: Malware, Privacy
Rainbow Table Generator - rtgen

RainbowCrack & How To Use Rainbow Crack With Rainbow Tables

This article is about RainbowCrack & How to use Rainbow Crack with Rainbow Tables, this includes how to generate rainbow tables, where to download them and what tools to use. RainbowCrack & How To Use Rainbow Crack? RainbowCrack is a general propose implementation of Philippe Oechslin’s faster time-memory trade-off technique. In 1980 Martin Hellman described […]

Topic: Password Cracking Tools

Malware Honeypot Projects Merge – mwcollect and nepenthes

Looking to streamline the collection of malware samples, two of the biggest honeypot projects mwcollect and nepenthes have merged operations. The two projects, which passively trap viruses, spyware and other forms of malicious software by emulating known vulnerabilities, will combine operations to develop a single malware collection tool, according to an announcement my mwcollect head […]

Topic: Malware

Firefox Confuses UK Government Piracy Laws

The UK government stated: If Mozilla permit the sale of copied versions of its software, it makes it virtually impossible for us, from a practical point of view, to enforce UK anti-piracy legislation It seems they really don’t understand the whole open source thing do they? You can’t pirate open source software, you can however […]

Topic: Hacking News

Free Prep Material for LPI Linux Certification (LPI 201 and 202)

Here’s a series of well written IBM Linux tutorials to help you learn Linux fundamentals and prepare for system administrator certification. The LPI prep tutorials help you prepare for the topics in LPI exam 201 and the topics in LPI exam 202. You can find more about the certification at the Linux Professional Institute. I’ve […]

Topic: UNIX Hacking